Hamberg Family History

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Hamberg Name Meaning

German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places named Hamberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hamburg.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Amberg, Samberg, Halberg, Lamberg, Hamburg, Hamberger, Bamberg

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Hamberg Family Origin

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Hamberg Family Occupations

What did your Hamberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bookkeeper Filter Mfg and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hamberg. 8% of Hamberg men worked as a Bookkeeper Filter Mfg and 57% of Hamberg women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hamberg were Coal Teemer At Harbour Heavy Work and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bookkeeper Filter Mfg
  • Brewers Messenger
  • Chief Clerk Ownibus Compaings
  • Coal Teemer At Harbour Heavy Work

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hamberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hamberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hamberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hamberg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 837 military records available for the last name Hamberg. For the veterans among your Hamberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hamberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Hamberg lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hamberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Hamberg in 1954 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hamberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hamberg ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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